Saturday, September 3, 2011
" Person " Japanese calligraphy
"人" (ninn, or hito). It is translated as a person, man, human being, people, etc.
This character is written by Kanzi, Regular script.
Etymology : Pictogram
It looks like this character stands a man.
His hand supports the body.
It is often used for the example talk of people helping each other.
This meaning reminds me of the love of mother and child.
I like states of parent and child whom is hand in hand.
あひふれし 子の手とりたる 門火かな
中村 汀女 (1900 - 1988)
touch each other take child's hand ceremonial bonfire
Nakamura Teijo (1900 - 1988)